Creative Nonfiction Essay Contest | Poets & Writers

Please submit up to five poems, two short stories, five flash fiction pieces, two creative nonfiction essays and three pieces of artwork. Each fiction and nonfiction work should not exceed 12 pages. Five poems should not exceed 12 pages.

Creative Nonfiction Essay Assignment

: A creative nonfiction essay written in an experimental 2nd person point of view. The work examines the complex emotions of ending a relationship.


Creative Nonfiction Essays to Inspire Writers

Writing A Creative Nonfiction Essay

: This creative nonfiction essay walks through a major injury sustained by my grandpa, Robert Wallace Blair. Written in the present tense, this story attempts to capture the emotional weight of the events; it was first written at the time of the events themselves.